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Mike Thompson's Public Statements

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' C. Thompson
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Janet; 2 Children: Chris, Jon
Birth Date: 01/24/1951
Birth Place: Saint Helena, CA
Home City: Saint Helena, CA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 1, 2008 Thompson and Rehberg Fight for Veterans Unknowingly Exposed to Toxic Tests in 60s and 70s
April 30, 2008 Rep. Thompson Gets Perfect Score on Breast Cancer Policy
April 16, 2008 Thompson Votes to Simplify Tax Code, Close Loopholes for Government Contractors
March 7, 2008 Congressman Thompson and Senator Feinstein Call for Speedy Disaster Relief for the 2008 Salmon Season
Feb. 28, 2008 Reps. Thompson and Rehberg Want Project SHAD Investigation Reopened
Feb. 14, 2008 Reps. Thompson, Eshoo Introduce Waterboarding Ban
Feb. 8, 2008 House of Representatives Takes On Rising Cost of College, Complexity of the Financial Aid Process
Feb. 5, 2008 Statement by Congressman Thompson on President's Budget Proposal
Feb. 5, 2008 President's Budget Cuts Critical Health Care Programs; Boosts War Funding Through More Foreign-Owned Debt
Jan. 29, 2008 Congressman Thompson Responds to State of the Union Address
Jan. 23, 2008 House Tries Again to Give Neediest Children Health Care
Dec. 13, 2007 Rep. Thompson Votes for Tax Relief for 42,000 District Residents
Dec. 12, 2007 AMT Relief Act of 2007
Dec. 6, 2007 House Passes Bill to Boost Energy Independence and Combat Climate Change
Dec. 6, 2007 Statement from Congressman Thompson on Intelligence that Iran is Not Developing Nuclear Weapons
Dec. 4, 2007 Statement from Congressman Thompson on Intelligence that Iran is Not Developing Nuclear Weapons
Nov. 15, 2007 Hearing of the Health Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee - Trends in Nursing Home Ownership and Quality
Nov. 14, 2007 Orderly and Responsible Iraq Redeployment Appropriations Act, 2008
Nov. 9, 2007 House Passes Tax Relief for Middle-Class Families and Small Businesses
Nov. 8, 2007 Congress Overrides President's Veto of Water Resources Development Act
Oct. 18, 2007 Override of President's Veto of Children's Health Care Missed by Small Margin; Rep. Thompson Vows to Continue Fight for Our Kids
Sept. 26, 2007 House Votes to Give 10 Million Children Healthcare; Program is Entirely Paid For
Sept. 20, 2007 Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007
Sept. 20, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson, Author of the Airline Passenger Bill of Rights, on House Passage of the FAA Reauthorization
Sept. 20, 2007 FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007
Sept. 19, 2007 Airline Passengers Get Right to Deplane in House FAA Reauthorization
Sept. 10, 2007 Statement by Rep. Mike Thompson on General Petraeus' Report
Aug. 4, 2007 Renewable Energy and Energy conservation Tax Act of 2007
Aug. 1, 2007 Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment from Iraq Act
July 2, 2007 Inspector General Investigating Allegations of Politics Over Delta Species
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 29, 2007 Congress Takes On Passenger Rights
June 28, 2007 House to Hold Hearing on Cheney's Role in Illegal Water Diversion
June 28, 2007 House Subcommittee Reviews Thompson's Bill to Protect North Coast from Drilling
June 27, 2007 Rep. Thompson Secures $500,000 for Eureka's Martin Slough Interceptor
June 27, 2007 Vice President Cheney's Role in Illegal Water Diversion Prompts Congressional Investigation
June 27, 2007 Thompson, Hooley and West Coast Colleagues Call for Investigation of Vice President Cheney's Involvement with the Klamath
June 26, 2007 Rep. Mike Thompson Joins with Colleagues to Stop Efforts to Open Off-Shore Drilling
June 26, 2007 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 19, 2007 Rep. Thompson's Bill Will Permanently Protect California's North Coast from Off-Shore Drilling
June 19, 2007 Representatives Solis and Lee Lead Effort to Support Healthy Foods in the 2007 Farm Bill
June 5, 2007 House Passes Rep. Thompson's Bill Celebrating Our Nation's Trails
May 30, 2007 Rep. Thompson Visits Europe on Intelligence Sharing and Counterterrorism Mission
May 30, 2007 Rep. Thompson Pushes for Speedy Distribution of Emergency Funding for the Pacific Salmon Industry
May 24, 2007 Rep. Thompson Votes Against President's Open-Ended War in Iraq
May 24, 2007 House Gives Final Approval for Salmon Disaster Relief and Rural Schools Funding
May 23, 2007 House Passes Bill to Help Reserve and Guard Physicians Serving Overseas
May 23, 2007 Providing Exception to Limit on Medicare Reciprocal Billing Arrangements
May 17, 2007 House Passes Thompson's Amendment to Prohibit Gang Members in the Military
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